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Chiefline 6.18.13

This week in Chiefline: CCSSO Hosts Webinar on State Flexibility for Using Federal Funding for College and Career Ready Standards Implementation

 

CCSSO Statement on ConnectED Initiative Announcement

Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) executive director Chris Minnich released the following statement today regarding President Obama’s announcement of the ConnectED initiative aimed at providing 99 percent of America’s students high-speed internet connectivity in their schools and libraries over the next five years.

 

Chiefline 6.4.13

This week in Chiefline: IES calls for applications for Common Core study; HHS calls for applications from states for school safety program.

 

Chiefline 6.4.13

This week in Chiefline: IES calls for applications for Common Core study; HHS calls for applications from states for school safety program.

 

Chiefs Release Principles to Ensure Successful Transition to High-Quality, College- and Career-Ready Assessments

States have come together around principles to guide state leadership in assessment transition and to address several immediate state-federal issues in regards to assessment implementation. The principles address key issues essential to successful implementation of high-quality assessments aligned with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) or state college and career readiness (CCR) standards including assessments developed by the PARCC and Smarter Balanced consortia. Additionally, the principles address the immediate need for clear guidelines and bottom-line options for issues that implicate state and federal legal requirements.

 

Chiefline 5.21.13

This week in Chiefline: CAEP offers volunteer opportunity for teacher accreditation governance committees; NAEP announces 2014 State Ambassador Program

 

Chiefline 5.21.13

This week in Chiefline: CAEP offers volunteer opportunity for teacher accreditation governance committees; NAEP announces 2014 State Ambassador Program

 

Chiefline 5.15.13

This week in Chiefline: Louisiana chief calls for federal streamlining; Hawaii prepares more students for college.

 

Chiefline 5.15.13

This week in Chiefline: Louisiana chief calls for federal streamlining; Hawaii prepares more students for college.

 

Chiefline 5.7.13

This week in Chiefline: Student Achivement Partners revamps their website; Arts Education Partnership releases a bulletin on the crossover between Common Core and the arts; Communications Directors set to convene next week in New Orleans.